MAXAR System Administrator/ DevOps Engineer in Virginia

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Radiant Solutions is seeking an independent, proficient Systems Administrator/ DevOps Engineer to help our team in Springfield, VA support our customer. The ideal candidate is passionate about technology and able to learn quickly. The focus of this position will be to contribute to the development of the data management, user workflow, security authentication, and service call architecture code that comprises a family of applications built on this software suite. Additionally, tasking will include work with a team of analysts and technologists on emerging data science techniques, and contributions to important endeavors to address critical needs of the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, and other government agencies.


  • Must have a current/active TS/SCI and be willing and able to pass a CI Polygraph

  • Object-oriented programming language (Java, Python), or C++.

  • Prior working experience with an MVC framework like Spring, Django, or Flask.

  • Prior working experience with a relational database like Oracle, MySQL, or PostgreSQL.

  • Prior working experience working with Linux distributions like CentOS, RedHat or Ubuntu.

  • Working knowledge of web application basics like HTTP, HTML, REST, AJAX, CSS, and JavaScript.

  • NoSQL databases (ElasticSearch, MongoDB, Redis, etc.)

  • SQL/database experience

  • Experience with HDFS, Accumulo

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Preferred Education and Experience:

  • Current/active TS/SCI w/ CI Polygraph

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field and 5+ years of relevant experience

  • Familiarity with service-oriented architecture (SOA).

  • Familiarity with AWS, Docker, OpenShift and other cloud technologies.

  • Familiarity with web server configuration on NGINX, Apache, or similar tools.

  • Familiarity with a JavaScript framework like React or Angular.

  • Familiarity with Material UI or Bootstrap and Less.

  • Basic systems administration and installation

  • QA/test frameworks (Selenium, Cucumber, etc)

  • Build-test-deploy frameworks (Jenkins, GoCD, etc)

  • Understanding of build automation and continuous integration/continuous deployment concepts

  • Open source experience (such as contributions to projects, public github account)

  • Experience working in an agile team environment

  • AWS / C2S experience

  • Experience administering Kibana, and Jupyter Notebooks

  • Experience submitting SWAP requests, installing software and updates, and IRQ/CRQ

  • Python, Bash, or similar scripting languages

  • Experience with development tools such as Git, Eclipse, IDEA

  • Experience with Linux

  • Experience with Webservers and securing web applications

  • Experience with geospatial software and technologies

  • Familiarity with open source software and OGC standards

  • Intelligence Community technologies and geospatial processing skills

  • Familiarity with multiple operating systems

  • Experience with systems security certification and accreditation processes and procedures

  • Experience collecting and analyzing imagery data

MAXAR Technologies offers a generous compensation package including a competitive salary; choice of medical plan; dental, life, and disability insurance; a 401(K) plan with competitive company match; paid holidays and paid time off.

Join our company whose purpose is to help national security and commercial organizations understand and navigate our changing planet. Radiant Solutions provides multi-source data collection, enrichment, and analytic capabilities that reveal unique geospatial information and insights where and when it matters most.

No other company has such strong roots in geospatial with our level of scale and a strong commercial mindset. We are well known for delivering innovative capabilities across the entire geospatial intelligence value chain. Our combined team of over 1,000 aerospace engineers, geospatial analysts, weather and ocean experts, software developers, data scientists, and DevOps engineers apply disruptive technologies and our unique intellectual property to both national security and commercial problems.

We offer an excellent comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, life, and short/long-term disability insurance, vacation and sick leave, 401(k) retirement plan, flexible spending account, and tuition assistance.

Radiant Solutions values diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.